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The course will focus on painting Australian native plants with a study of grevilleas, guided by award-winning botanical artist Cheryl ...

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Students wishing to develop their botanical art skills further will work with award-winning botanical illustrator Nilavan Adams in a project-based ...

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Botanic Art Workshop - The Colours of Autumn with Dianne Emery

As the days cool and the nights develop a chill, the warm and intense colours of summer are retained by ...

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Painting Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

For Botanical Paintings to lift off the page, it is important to understand colour, tone and hue, what makes subjects ...

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Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill

  In this workshop, fine pencil techniques will be demonstrated and practiced so that students are able to produce fine graphite ...

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World Wide Exhibition of Botanical Art 2018 'Linking people to plants through botanical art '

In May 2018 the Botanical Art Society of Australia, (BASA) as part of a world-wide exhibition of botanical art, will ...

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Documentary on six Australian Botanical artists, produced by Botanical artist David Reynolds Bota

Over the past two and a half years David has been writing, directing and filming an hour long documentary on ...

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The Florilegium; A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history

A unique publication to celebrate 200 years of history The Florilegium The Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney Celebrating 200 years A beautiful, 224 page ...

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Future BASA Exhibitions

BASA Exhibition at Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
21 March – 25 March 2018 at the Royal Exhibition Buildings,
Carlton Gardens, Melbourne VIC

Flora of Australia: Botanical Art World Wide
18 May – 27 May 2018 
at Ainslie Art Centre,
Elourea St, Braddon ACT
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Calendar of Botanical Art Events